Descriptor English: Rhombencephalon
Descriptor Spanish: Rombencéfalo
Descriptor Portuguese: Rombencéfalo
Descriptor French: Rhombencéphale
Entry term(s): Cerveau postérieur
Tree number(s): A08.
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The posterior of the three primitive cerebral vesicles of an embryonic brain. It consists of myelencephalon, metencephalon, and isthmus rhombencephali from which develop the major BRAIN STEM components, such as MEDULLA OBLONGATA from the myelencephalon, CEREBELLUM and PONS from the metencephalon, with the expanded cavity forming the FOURTH VENTRICLE.
Allowable Qualifiers: AB malformations
AH anatomie et histologie
BS vascularisation
CH composition chimique
CY cytologie
DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
DG imagerie diagnostique
EM embryologie
EN enzymologie
GD croissance et développement
IM immunologie
IN traumatismes
ME métabolisme
MI microbiologie
PA anatomopathologie
PH physiologie
PP physiopathologie
PS parasitologie
RE effets des radiations
SU chirurgie
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virologie
DeCS ID: 19338
Unique ID: D012249
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Date Established: 1987/01/01
Date of Entry: 1986/03/28
Revision Date: 2015/06/23
Rhombencéphale - Preferred
Concept UI M0019053
Preferred term Rhombencéphale
Entry term(s) Cerveau postérieur

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